IBM History

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In History
Event Date: Event Title: Event Description:
Tabulating machine co. Tabulating Machine Company Herman Hollerith founded the Tabulating Machine Company in 1896.
International business machines International Business Machines The company was renamed to this in 1924
Mark i IBM's first computer IBM and Howard University jointly developed the Mark I.
Dram DRAM memory chip Robert H Dennard invented the DRAM memory chip, which was a core development in the launch of today's computer industry.
Big gov. computer Massive Government Computers IBM made and sold massive computers to large governments and corporations before computers were devices for regular people. IBM employed 100,000 people.
Ibm and microsoft Hiring Microsoft IBM hired Microsoft to write an operating system for its PC, which was called MS-DOS.
Ibm hires microsoft IBM PC It was one of the first computers intended for home consumer use. It cost $1,565.
Ibm turns 100 IBM turns 100. The company celebrated passing Microsoft's market value for the first time in 15 years.